family Juglandaceae


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Related to family Juglandaceae: walnut family
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Noun1.family Juglandaceae - trees having usually edible nuts: butternutsfamily Juglandaceae - trees having usually edible nuts: butternuts; walnuts; hickories; pecans
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Juglandales, order Juglandales - coextensive with the family Juglandaceae
genus Juglans, Juglans - type genus of the Juglandaceae
Carya, genus Carya - genus of large deciduous nut-bearing trees; United States and China
genus Pterocarya, Pterocarya - Asiatic nut trees: wing nuts
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FAMILY NAME: Juglans nigra of the Family Juglandaceae
Walnut belongs to the family Juglandaceae and genus Juglans.
Walnut--Any tree of the genus Juglans, family Juglandaceae.